Leather workshop : Leather tooling with Mark Rowney

Learn how to tool and colour your own spring-themed leather, from pouches and tiles to wallets and bookmarks. Mark Rowney has been tooling , carving  and hand painting leather Accessories, Sculptures and objet d'art for 30 years. He has a passion for 'The Arts & Crafts' movement, contemporary rural Art and Nature.  These can all be witnessed in his work.  Highly detailed and richly designed pieces are made bespoke for all clients. He has worked for Paul Smith producing leather products for his New York and Paris stores and has also worked in India as an embroidery designer.. He has spent the last few years building and designing 'The Hide', a purpose built studio/workshop decorated throughout with beautiful Leather work from which he teaches this wonderful Art form. Each participant will create a min. of two items you have tooled yourselves to take home.
£50.00 incuding materials 10.00 am to 4.00 pm
The Witham, 3 Horse Market, Barnard Castle, County Durham DL12 8LY
Contact telephone: 01833 631107 Call to check latest times or cancellations.
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